Take one part “Mork & Mindy”, one part “Laugh In”, and all parts ridiculous, campy fun…mix and bake until Planet Claire: A Sci-Fi Go-Go Musical evolves. This show perfectly captures the zaniness of the 60s in all of its goofy glory.
Archives for May 17, 2010
Landless Theatre Company’s production is one part biography and ten parts absurdist devotional fable-making, hit with a liberal dollop of NC-17 sex gags. Et voila. Goofy, rude, musical bliss..
A ritual is a device by which we give ourselves over to a set of predetermined behaviors, thus eliminating any possibility of choice or decision. At its best, it allows us to release our egos, and rest our minds in the cradle of God’s hands. It is always, though, a form of social control.